Registration of Courses - Australian Capital Territory

Service summary

You will require this registration if you intend to develop a new course that is to be taught in a school offering the Australian Capital Territory senior secondary certificate.

Please use the contact details below to find out more information.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

In the development of your course you must ensure it falls within the existing frameworks provided by the Agency. The purpose of the frameworks is to ensure all courses within a subject area are developed in a manner that allows for:

  • Consistent assessment;
  • Reporting of student outcomes;
  • The direction of the curriculum to be taken in to account; and
  • Reporting of industry standards where appropriate.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.



Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.



Application for Registration of Courses - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Education Directorate
Training and Tertiary Education

Act(s) name

Board of Senior Secondary Studies Act 1997 (Australian Capital Territory)

Contact details

General Enquiries
Education Directorate
Training and Tertiary Education

Operating address:
Level 5
220 Northbourne Avenue
Australian Capital Territory 2612
Mailing address:
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2612


02 6205 8555


02 8448

Supporting information


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